What state, county and municipal workers make

Excluding New York City, more than half a million state, county and municipal workers in New York made $29 billion in the fiscal year that ended on March 31, 2017, according to data provided by the Office of State Comptroller. That represents a 2.8 percent increase from the year before. Data for the 2015-16 year were also included in the table below.

You can also see this list of more than 500,000 government employees rounded up into a a database of more than 3,000 governmental units in New York State.

The data below, which cover active employees enrolled in the New York State and Local Retirement System, were obtained via a Freedom of Information Law request. You can read more here. This database was posted on Nov. 28, 2017.

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Name Employer name Amount Date Fiscal year Pension group
Name CRECCO, PATRICIA A Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $46,479.88 Date 01/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, HERBIE W Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $46,479.74 Date 12/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOONER, TRACY L Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $46,479.69 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONDON, DORA E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,479.61 Date 08/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, JACQUELINE M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $46,479.43 Date 11/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANDY, MATTHEW V Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $46,479.32 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBS-PELTON, DEBORAH L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,479.29 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKRIDGE, DEBORAH P Employer name Department of Law Amount $46,478.66 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, JOHN A, JR Employer name Village of South Glens Falls Amount $46,478.51 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, KATI E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $46,478.26 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHAFFER, PETER J, JR Employer name Chemung County Amount $46,477.81 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCKEY, MELISSA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,477.58 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIANA, ROSANNA I Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $46,477.52 Date 07/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZYNDA, MARJORIE A Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $46,477.35 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, JAYCEE S Employer name Tompkins County Amount $46,477.35 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELEY, SINCLAIR L Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $46,477.26 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMBURG, BARBARA A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $46,477.13 Date 05/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, ANDRE M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,476.91 Date 04/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERNA, JASON R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $46,476.72 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMILEY, RAYMOND S Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $46,476.51 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERCI, JAMES J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $46,476.23 Date 02/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, DORR L Employer name Village of Belmont Amount $46,476.09 Date 02/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUPT, JASON W Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $46,476.04 Date 02/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAGG, ANIKA N Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $46,476.00 Date 04/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, MICHAELA C Employer name Chemung County Amount $46,475.91 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMBURG, ALEXANDRA E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $46,475.85 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, CHELSEA J Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $46,475.81 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, MICHAEL J Employer name Cleveland Hill UFSD Amount $46,475.74 Date 05/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REAGAN, KATERI ANGELIQUE Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $46,475.66 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, VALERIE Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,475.61 Date 01/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, EDWARD Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $46,475.39 Date 07/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE SAUVAGE, BARBARA L Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $46,475.37 Date 03/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERLIN, JOSHUA R Employer name Village of Springville Amount $46,475.27 Date 06/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOEHM, ROBERT C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,475.22 Date 01/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, ANITA L Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $46,475.14 Date 12/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, MICHELLE Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,474.87 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAROLLI, CYNTHIA L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $46,474.87 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNPHY, DEVIN R Employer name Village of Walton Amount $46,474.75 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARDONA, SHARON J Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $46,474.29 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOX, STEPHEN J Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $46,474.19 Date 01/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSQUES, JUAN C Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $46,474.16 Date 12/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRICHLOW, GRANTLEY E Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $46,473.15 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, CELIA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $46,473.14 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYYKKONEN, RICHARD A Employer name Town of Greece Amount $46,472.76 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUANO-SERRET, LISA A Employer name Town of Greece Amount $46,472.75 Date 07/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCHI, MICHAEL T Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $46,472.75 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, SHARON A Employer name Education Department Amount $46,472.69 Date 06/03/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRZYWACZEWSKI, JACQUELINE A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,472.69 Date 11/09/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, SUSAN D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,472.66 Date 12/17/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVINO, JAMES F, JR Employer name Wayne County Amount $46,472.38 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ROBERT W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $46,472.18 Date 08/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEGLER, JEAN C Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $46,471.98 Date 12/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILSON, GLENN R Employer name Orange County Amount $46,471.97 Date 01/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAQUEZ PERALTA, JACQUELINE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $46,471.67 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAN, TIMOTHY J Employer name Erie County Amount $46,471.64 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, DAVID LEE Employer name Medina CSD Amount $46,471.36 Date 10/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEMPLE, SUSAN J Employer name Delaware Academy C S D - Delhi Amount $46,471.27 Date 03/26/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, IRIS D Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $46,471.20 Date 07/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, DANIEL C Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $46,470.81 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLOW, KARL C, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $46,470.77 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, RAYMOND B Employer name Akron CSD Amount $46,470.73 Date 02/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWITT, KATHRINE H Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $46,470.71 Date 07/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTT, AMY L Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $46,470.60 Date 11/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGAN-CRUZ, NOEMI Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $46,470.60 Date 11/28/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUCKEY, DANIEL Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $46,470.43 Date 04/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KNUTTI, JAMES R Employer name Town of Marshall Amount $46,470.05 Date 02/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $46,470.04 Date 02/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEY, YVETTE Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $46,469.74 Date 06/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ-JAVUREK, VALERIE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,469.72 Date 05/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PASQUALE, CAITLIN S Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $46,469.54 Date 08/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, JENNIFER N Employer name Wayne County Amount $46,469.41 Date 06/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIFRANCESCO, RUSSELL L Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $46,469.35 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBBINS, ROBERT K, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $46,469.20 Date 03/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIANI, KELLIE M Employer name Erie County Amount $46,469.14 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE-LOUIS, NERLANDE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $46,469.13 Date 12/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, LINDA M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $46,469.11 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUBA, JUSTIN J Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $46,468.95 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAJACK, TARA L Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $46,468.92 Date 08/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVITES, LORI Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $46,468.67 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, JOSEPH J Employer name Erie County Amount $46,468.13 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOISE, JESSICA C Employer name Wayne County Amount $46,467.97 Date 06/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, CARLTON Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $46,467.57 Date 09/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAIRVOLOTTI, JOSEPH M Employer name Oswego Co Soil,Wtr Cons Dist Amount $46,467.34 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, DENICE A Employer name Town of Malone Amount $46,467.28 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLANTONIO, KATHERINE T Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $46,467.19 Date 11/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VADALA, DANIEL P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $46,467.14 Date 03/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRESS, BRIAN K Employer name Niagara County Amount $46,467.02 Date 06/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTER, KATHLEEN R Employer name Connetquot Public Library Amount $46,466.95 Date 07/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUNG, KITYEE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $46,466.77 Date 06/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MICHAEL A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $46,466.76 Date 12/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTE-PENA, MARIBEL Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $46,466.75 Date 09/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVANEY, SEAN B Employer name Town of Milton Amount $46,466.46 Date 05/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIERZBICKI, ANDRZEJ J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $46,466.42 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLMAN, MEGHAN E Employer name Ontario County Amount $46,466.28 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, TERESA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $46,466.26 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, JAMES P Employer name Cornell University Amount $46,466.10 Date 12/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, KEITH W Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $46,466.02 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHARD, AARON R Employer name Town of Elbridge Amount $46,465.93 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, MARIEL K Employer name New York Public Library Amount $46,465.86 Date 06/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, THOMAS T Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $46,465.64 Date 02/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System